Metrolinx - Worst company to work for | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (8)

    "Worst company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Metrolinx full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits Work life balance (working from home) Pleasant employees

    Cons

    Nepotism - Directors and Managers are hired not based on qualification/credentials but rather on friendship. Ignorance - the upper management lacks common sense let know knowledge in the field they oversee. This leads to poor management of employees and misleading staff with poor directions. HR - Their HR division is nothing short of a disaster. Salary reviews are common at Metrolinx because the HR doesn’t do their...

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    Advice to Management

    Hire/promote qualified individuals based on credentials as opposed to nepotism Focus on hiring knowledgeable HR employees. The CEO needs to turn his attention to internal affairs especially HR. You can’t fix the infrastructure (build RER, LRT, BRTs and the new proposed transit lines) of Ontario if you can’t even retain your good employees.

    Metrolinx2019-06-16
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Metrolinx

    Pros

    great place to learn and gain experience

    Cons

    tough working/living downtown, very expensive

    Metrolinx2018-09-25
  2. "Best company I have ever worked for"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Metrolinx

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, wonderful co-workers, room for advancement, always recognized for a job well done, best job I've ever had, only left due to relocating

    Cons

    I do not have any cons. Great company.

    Metrolinx2016-10-07

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